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Dee Johnson Turberville

Dee Johnson Turberville was American secondary school media specialist. Certified elementary teacher, library media specialist, Alabama. SPARKLE grantee Alabama Power Foundation, 1996, Jefferson County Commission, 1998.


  • Turberville, Dee Johnson was born on February 15, 1947 in Coudersport, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Raymond and Laura Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1969. Master of Arts in School Librarianship, University Denver, 1970.


    • 7th grade language arts teacher Griffin Middle School, Tallahassee, 1971-1972. Librarian North Augusta (South Carolina) Elementary School, 1973-1974. Library media specialist James Island Middle School, Charleston, South Carolina, 1974-1976, Hewitt-Trussville (Alabama) Junior High School, 1976-1995.

      Media specialist Pinson (Alabama) Elementary School, 1995-1996, Clay-Chalkville High School, Pinson, 1996—2003. Member exemplary library program Alabama State Department Education, 1989. Member exemplary library media program United States Department Education Secondary Recognition Program/Blue Ribbon Schools, 1992.

      Part-time teacher English as Second Language, 2003—2004.

    Major achievements

    • Certified elementary teacher, library media specialist, Alabama.


    • Author manual: Operation of Audiovisual Equipment for Charleston Public Schools, 1975.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member American Library Association (American Association of School Libraries school tour 1999), National Education Association, Alabama Education Association, Jefferson County Education Association, Alabama Institutional Media Association (Carrie C. Robinson award 1992), Alabama Library. Association (LAMP award of Exceptional Service, 1998).





    • Married Lewis Daniel Turberville Junior, June 8, 1970 (divorced November 1998). Children: Wynn Dee Turberville Allen.
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    Born February 15, 1947
    (age 70)
    • 1969
      Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    • 1970
      University Denver
    • 1971 - 1972
      7th grade language arts teacher, Griffin Middle School
      Tallahassee, Florida, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      librarian North Augusta (South Carolina) Elementary School
    • 1974 - 1976
      library media specialist, James Island Middle School
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1976 - 1995
      library media specialist, James Island Middle School
    • 1995 - 1996
      media specialist, Pinson (Alabama) Elementary School
    • 1996 - 2003
      media specialist, Pinson (Alabama) Elementary School
      Pinson, Alabama, United States